Kerala Blasters has appointed Eelco Schattorie as their new head coach for the 2019-20 season.
Last season, the Dutchman had guided NorthEast United FC to their maiden Indian Super League (ISL) semi-final appearance. He is the youngest Dutch coach ever to hold a UEFA Pro License, at the age of 28.
He has managed numerous clubs in the Middle-East and Eredivisie outfit VVV-Venlo in his native country. Schattorie has also previously managed East Bengal and United Sports Club in India.